Updated : Dec 10, 2019 in Articles

Koreans to live over 20 more years after retirement age 올해 60세 남자 23년, 여자는 28년

A new study has shown that Koreans will live for an average of at least 20 more years after retirement. Men who are 60 years…

Updated : Dec 08, 2019 in Articles

S. Koreans retiring earlier than expected

South Koreans are retiring roughly five years earlier than expected according to some some life insurance retirement centers report on October 7th retirees had expected…

Updated : Dec 08, 2019 in Articles

Korean men work until 71, highest retirement age in OECD: Korea Labor Institute

Korean men are working until well after the official retirement age of 60, which is especially worrisome because it indicates they may be scrambling to…

Updated : Dec 06, 2019 in Articles

About 65% of elderly citizens in Korea wish to work until age of 73

Government data shows nearly 65 percent of elderly Koreans want to work until the age of 73. Statistics Korea conducted a survey in May on…

Updated : Dec 06, 2019 in Articles

France paralyzed as thousands of workers launch general strike against pension reforms

thousands of workers in France took to the streets on Thursday against President Emmanuel macron proposed a pension reforms now the Eiffel Tower has also…

Updated : Nov 20, 2019 in Articles

Government to extend senior population and foreign workers’ participation in labor market …

meanwhile the government has unveiled a set of measures to revitalize the nail labor economy and deal with population decline Korea is rapidly becoming an…

Updated : Nov 20, 2019 in Articles

Becoming an active senior: growing interest in post-retirement life in Korea

With extended life expectancy, retirement may mark the beginning of a brand new chapter in our lives and so many would agree that it's important…

Updated : Nov 20, 2019 in Articles

Koreans′ actual retirement age tops OECD list

Korea is notorious for its long working hours,... but a new report shows Koreans also work the longest after the legal retirement age. However, something…

Updated : Nov 20, 2019 in Articles

Korea to look into extending retirement age from 60 to 65

citing the changing demographics structure in South Korea Seoul s Finance Ministry has raised the issue of whether the country should extend the retirement age…

Updated : Nov 20, 2019 in Articles

Age eligible to apply for South Korea’s reverse mortgage program is lowered from 60 to 55

the South Korean government has made it's guaranteed reverse mortgage program available for more people now through this program seniors can get regular monthly payments…